Lobstermen

(Photo Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Warm Ocean Waters Worry New England Lobstermen

Ocean temperatures have been higher than normal in the Gulf of Maine, creating worries among lobstermen that there could be a repeat of last spring’s early harvest that resulted in a market glut, a crash in the prices fishermen get and a blockade of Maine-caught lobsters in Canada.

04/14/2013

A beach restoration project in Winthrop kicked off last week. Sandy could threaten it.

Hurricane Sandy Could Threaten Winthrop’s $17 Million Beach Restoration Project

No sooner had the town of Winthrop begun a long awaited project to reinforce Winthrop Beach, then Hurricane Sandy threatened the New England coastline.

10/25/2012

(Photo Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Odd-Colored Lobsters Caught Off New England Becoming More Common?

When a 100-pound shipment of lobsters arrived at Bill Sarro’s seafood shop and restaurant last month, it contained six orange crustaceans that have been said to be a 1-in-10-million oddity.

07/22/2012

Victory for lobstermen

A proposal to ban lobster fishing over a vast stretch of the East Coast has been killed after lobstermen said it would do “almost biblical” damage to the industry.

07/22/2010

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